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Current Employee - Director
Current Employee - Director

I have been working at Barclays

Pros

Very profitable and I did not need to change of building after Sep 15/2008 . . . . . . . . . . .

Cons

Bureaucracy and bureaucracy ...Not very aggressive company . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Hiring the best of the best on sales is KEY same for IT ! . . . . . . . . . . .

Approves of CEO

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    Pays well but work culture is similar to Europe

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    Current Employee - Senior Analyst in New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Analyst in New York, NY (US)

    I have been working at Barclays

    Pros

    Good pay, international opportunities, Peer group is experienced, People are nice and enthusiastic.

    Cons

    European working culture meaning no cubes, the desks are clustered so not as much space as needed.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better work atmosphere, more fun days, more time off. more work life balance, more opportunities to go internationally

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Like most other Banks of it's size

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY (US)

    I have been working at Barclays

    Pros

    Groups are flexible, International Exposure, Size of Company, Free Coffee, Good Use of Current Technology, Flexible Scheduling, Ok Health Benefits, Onsite Doctor

    Cons

    Terrible Management, Continuous Layoffs, British Focused promotions, Clear Glass Ceiling for Minorties and Women, Highly Politicized working Environment, Long Long Work Hours

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit Already, Why are there three Layers of middle management, why do i report to so many "stake holders". Seriously why can't i have more than 2 monitors traders can have 6, The cafeteria is subsidized really

    No opinion of CEO
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